The world’s only knighted penguin lives at Edinburgh Zoo. No, we’re not trying to ruffle your feathers! A king penguin residing at the zoo also happens to be the Colonel-in-Chief and mascot of the Norwegian Royal Guard. And yes, he’s got happy feet.
AUG / Edinburgh Fringe Festival - The single biggest celebration of arts and culture on the plant, every August for three weeks and welcomes an explosion of creative energy from around the globe.
DEC / Edinburgh Winter Festival - Tumble into a magical winter wonderland in a fairy tale city. Shows, rides and attractions with something for everyone, smack bang in the middle of Edinburgh.
DEC / Hogmanay - See in the New Year with the best street party with fireworks at Edinburgh Castle. Street vendors and stages with live acts. We're not joking. This party is huge!